Category: Type Approval

SAUDI-ARABIA: THE STANDARD SASO IEC 62368-1: 2020

SASO (Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization) announced on June 30, 2021 new provisions for the entry into force of the standard SASO IEC 62368-1: 2020.  1- The new date to enforce the standard SASO IEC 62368-1: 2020 will be 01/01/2023 instead of 01/07/2021. The test report as per SASO IEC 62368-1: 2017 AS (IEC 62368-1: 2014) will be accepted until the date of 12/30/2022. This info has been published by Wael AlTheyab Director of Electrical and Electronic Standards.  For…

FLASH – COTE D’IVOIRE: INTRODUCTION OF 76-77 GHz FREQUENCY BAND.

Equipment operating in the 76-77 GHz frequency band intended for vehicle collision avoidance radars is now approved by the ARTCI. The information was recently confirmed by AIGF (The Ivorian Frequency Management Agency) by letter referenced as follows: 0021/250/ DGF/ DITBS/SATR/ DP. For more questions about this decision contact us at sales@consultit-now.com.…

NIGERIA: UPDATE OF OUR PRICES IN NIGERIA

Our prices are changing in Nigeria. Following the communication made by NCC (Nigerian Communication Commission) last April announcing new type approval prices starting from July 1st, Consult it  prices are also experiencing changes. This new provision applies to all categories of equipment subject to approval in Nigeria. For questions about our new prices in Nigeria, please contact us at Sales@consultit-now.com…

FLASH-SAUDIA ARABIA: PUBLIC CONSULTATION “Radio Spectrum Allocation and Use Regulation for WLAN Applications”.

Regulator:CITC (Communications and Information Technology Commission) Country: Saudi Arabia Source: CITC WIFI 6 E: WIGIg technology, Internet of Things (IoT), virtual and augmented reality (VR / AR)                                       BRIEF The public consultation is received by email at Spectrum.Strategy@citc.gov.sa before July 8, 2021. Indeed this consultation is the update on the use of WLAN frequency bands in Saudi Arabia. Note the introduction of a new spectrum for the use of WLAN applications in the frequency bands (6) and (60) GHz. Remember…

FLASH-MOROCCO: SRDs FREQUENCY BANDS UPDATED

WIFI 6 E is now authorized in Morocco through DECISION ANRT / DG / N ° 07/21 DU 24 RAMADAN 1442 (07 MAY 2021). This note modifies the previous decision ANRT / DG / N ° 07/2020 DU KAADA 1441 (JUNE 25, 2020) fixing the conditions of use of SRDs in Morocco. We should note new features such as the use of omnidirectional obstacle detection radars in the 24-24.25 GHz band. For questions, contact us at sales@consultit-now.com…

FLASH-MAURITANIA: DECISION N ° 42/2021 / AR / CNR APPROVING THE APPROVAL OF TERMINAL EQUIPMENT, RADIOELECTRIC INSTALLATIONS AND THE EXERCISE OF THE ACTIVITIES OF INSTALLERS.

Changes are announced in the approval procedure after the national regulatory council held on May 19, 2021. After its recent meeting, the ARE (Regulatory Authority of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania) issued a decision on type approval. Our team noted: The introduction of samples in the procedure (Note that for the moment the provision of sample is not mandatory, reminded the agency.)  The marking obligation for terminal equipment. For questions about this decision contact us at sales@consultit-now.com.…

FLASH –ESWATINI: LAUNCHING OF ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION

ESCCOM (Eswatini Communications Commission) have started the electronic submission of projects recently. From now on, all type approval projects will be processed through the online portail of ESCCOM. This Online portail will really help to manage efficiently ESWATINI applications. The impacts of that provision in type approval process There are no changes in the type approval process. The validity of the certificate is still for lifetime, already issued certificates remain valid, and type approval fees remain the same. Requirements remain…

SIERRA LEONE / NEW PROVISION FOR LABELLING REQUIREMENTS

In the new regulation on The Telecommunication (Electronic Communication Equipment Type Approval) Regulations of 2020, NATCOM announced changes to Labeling in the approval process. Electronic Communication Equipment must carry a label in Sierra Leone issued by NATCOM as referenced in section 9 (1) of the regulation. An electronic communications equipment that complies with the required technical conditions shall be affixed with a type approval label provided by the Commission. According to section 9 (2) of the new regulation, every supplier,…

ZICTA PUBLISHED A TYPE APPROVAL GUIDELINES

The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority recently published guidelines. Our team made some comments. DECLARATION OF SIMILARITY Note that there is no family approval in the approval process in Zambia. When the applicant submits an approval request for two or more models with the same technical characteristics, in this case only one application is requested and is accompanied by a declaration of similarity issued by the manufacturer. Note that the declaration of similarity applies to equipment which is technically…